Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 71.5 % in 2017 in Namibia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.58 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Namibia reached an all time high of 71.5 % in 2017 and an all time low of 43.2 % in 2002. When compared to Namibia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Angola amounted to 44.5 %, 46.6 % in Botswana and 112 % in South Africa in 2017.
Namibia has been ranked 70th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.